The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elasticsearch
Rank 433 517 522
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +5
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 144 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.090% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 0.51% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 34 1
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£425 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +39.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9068 8553 8305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.57% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5692 5071 4672
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 331 435
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 144 £425 +6.18% 50
London +85 116 £435 +5.45% 36
City of London +18 17 £451 +0.11% 6
East of England - 17 £401 - 4
Hertfordshire - 17 £401 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £378 - 2
South West -22 6 £313 -20.63%
Bristol - 3 £600 -
North East - 2 £375 -
South East - 2 £450 - 9
South Wales - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - - 2
West Wales - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Evesham - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 2
Guildford - - - - 1
Leicester - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Windsor - - - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 117 (50.00%) Java
2 112 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (37.18%) Linux
4 85 (36.32%) NoSQL
5 77 (32.91%) DevOps
6 76 (32.48%) TDD
7 74 (31.62%) Puppet
8 72 (30.77%) MongoDB
9 66 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (27.35%) Hadoop
11 62 (26.50%) JavaScript
12 61 (26.07%) HTML
13 59 (25.21%) Big Data
14 57 (24.36%) AngularJS
15 55 (23.50%) Python
16 52 (22.22%) Web Services
17 47 (20.09%) CSS
18 45 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
18 45 (19.23%) Ansible
19 44 (18.80%) Scrum
19 44 (18.80%) Git (software)
20 43 (18.38%) Open Source
21 42 (17.95%) Jenkins
22 41 (17.52%) Opscode Chef
22 41 (17.52%) BDD
22 41 (17.52%) Ruby
23 40 (17.09%) UNIX
23 40 (17.09%) Node.js
24 39 (16.67%) PHP
24 39 (16.67%) Lucene

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (17.09%) Node.js
2 38 (16.24%) Apache Solr
3 33 (14.10%) Apache
4 24 (10.26%) Tomcat
5 19 (8.12%) nginx
6 10 (4.27%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.99%) Apache ServiceMix
7 7 (2.99%) Drupal
8 6 (2.56%) CMS
8 6 (2.56%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.14%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.14%) JBoss
10 4 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.28%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.85%) Confluence
12 2 (0.85%) Escenic
12 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.43%) SAS
13 1 (0.43%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.56%) GitHub
4 8 (3.42%) IaaS
5 6 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.14%) SaaS
7 4 (1.71%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.28%) PaaS
9 2 (0.85%) Heroku
10 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) HTTP
1 8 (3.42%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.28%) DNS
3 2 (0.85%) SSL
3 2 (0.85%) MRTG
4 1 (0.43%) DMZ
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.43%) SMTP
4 1 (0.43%) DHCP
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (36.32%) NoSQL
2 72 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 64 (27.35%) Hadoop
4 59 (25.21%) Big Data
5 45 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (16.24%) MySQL
7 36 (15.38%) Redis
8 31 (13.25%) Couchbase
9 28 (11.97%) CouchDB
10 24 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (8.97%) Riak
12 11 (4.70%) SQL Server
12 11 (4.70%) MarkLogic
13 9 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (3.85%) OLTP
14 7 (2.99%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.99%) Relational Database
15 5 (2.14%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (18.80%) Git (software)
2 42 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 23 (9.83%) Cucumber
4 17 (7.26%) Hudson
5 15 (6.41%) JIRA
6 13 (5.56%) Jasmine
7 11 (4.70%) WebDriver
7 11 (4.70%) Mocha
8 8 (3.42%) Maven
9 6 (2.56%) Subversion
9 6 (2.56%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.14%) Selenium
10 5 (2.14%) NUnit
11 3 (1.28%) JUnit
11 3 (1.28%) RSpec
11 3 (1.28%) Grunt
12 1 (0.43%) PhantomJS
12 1 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.43%) NeoLoad
12 1 (0.43%) VisualVM
General
1 20 (8.55%) Finance
2 10 (4.27%) Games
2 10 (4.27%) Banking
2 10 (4.27%) Marketing
3 9 (3.85%) Retail
4 8 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.42%) Advertising
5 2 (0.85%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Front Office
5 2 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (52.56%) Developer
2 42 (17.95%) Architect
3 41 (17.52%) Java Developer
4 23 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (8.55%) Java Architect
6 18 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.41%) DevOps Architect
8 12 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 9 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 8 (3.42%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.42%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (2.99%) Lead Architect
12 6 (2.56%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.14%) Python Developer
13 5 (2.14%) UI Developer
13 5 (2.14%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (26.07%) HTML
2 57 (24.36%) AngularJS
3 52 (22.22%) Web Services
4 47 (20.09%) CSS
5 39 (16.67%) Lucene
6 38 (16.24%) HTML5
7 36 (15.38%) REST
7 36 (15.38%) Spring
8 35 (14.96%) jQuery
9 33 (14.10%) J2EE
10 28 (11.97%) JSON
11 24 (10.26%) .NET
11 24 (10.26%) XML
12 20 (8.55%) LAMP
13 19 (8.12%) RESTful
14 17 (7.26%) Hibernate
15 16 (6.84%) Backbone.js
16 14 (5.98%) CSS3
17 12 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (5.13%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.38%) Open Source
2 21 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.26%) User Experience
4 14 (5.98%) Data Structures
5 12 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.85%) Online Games
6 9 (3.85%) Data Integration
7 8 (3.42%) N-Tier
7 8 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.99%) Grid Computing
9 6 (2.56%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.71%) Clustering
11 3 (1.28%) iPad
11 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.85%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.85%) Replication
12 2 (0.85%) RIA
13 1 (0.43%) Social Network
13 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 87 (37.18%) Linux
2 40 (17.09%) UNIX
3 27 (11.54%) CentOS
4 18 (7.69%) Debian
5 9 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.85%) Windows
7 2 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.85%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.43%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (32.91%) DevOps
3 76 (32.48%) TDD
4 66 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (18.80%) Scrum
6 41 (17.52%) BDD
7 33 (14.10%) OO
8 28 (11.97%) Data Modelling
9 26 (11.11%) Analytics
10 24 (10.26%) SOA
11 23 (9.83%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.26%) MVC
12 17 (7.26%) Configuration Management
12 17 (7.26%) Web Development
13 16 (6.84%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.98%) Functional Programming
14 14 (5.98%) Software Engineering
15 12 (5.13%) Kanban
16 10 (4.27%) Release Management
17 9 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 117 (50.00%) Java
2 62 (26.50%) JavaScript
3 55 (23.50%) Python
4 41 (17.52%) Ruby
5 39 (16.67%) PHP
6 31 (13.25%) Bash Shell
7 30 (12.82%) SQL
8 27 (11.54%) Perl
9 23 (9.83%) C#
10 17 (7.26%) Scala
10 17 (7.26%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.70%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.56%) Golang
13 4 (1.71%) Clojure
14 3 (1.28%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.28%) PHP5
15 2 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.43%) Groovy
16 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.10%) Degree
2 7 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) PhD
5 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.98%) Varnish
2 7 (2.99%) Docker
3 5 (2.14%) vCloud
3 5 (2.14%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 74 (31.62%) Puppet
2 45 (19.23%) Ansible
3 41 (17.52%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (11.11%) Nagios
5 25 (10.68%) ZABBIX
6 23 (9.83%) Salt
7 21 (8.97%) logstash
8 18 (7.69%) Kibana
8 18 (7.69%) Vagrant
9 17 (7.26%) Cacti
10 5 (2.14%) Graphite
11 4 (1.71%) StatsD
12 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.28%) yum
12 3 (1.28%) Icinga
12 3 (1.28%) SELinux
13 2 (0.85%) Opsview
14 1 (0.43%) Pingdom
14 1 (0.43%) Nessus
14 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 26 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 23 (9.83%) Oracle
3 21 (8.97%) Rackspace
4 9 (3.85%) Sun
5 7 (2.99%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.56%) Google
6 6 (2.56%) VMware
7 5 (2.14%) Endeca
7 5 (2.14%) Sybase
7 5 (2.14%) Zend
8 4 (1.71%) New Relic
8 4 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.28%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.85%) IBM
10 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.85%) Percona
11 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.43%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
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